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  • And they're off...

    Thursday, 06 August 2015.

    Less than 24 hours after arriving in Hungerford, the convoy of vehicles and caravans which occupied the common yesterday lunchtime was once more on the move. Quick thinking and decisive action by the...

    Common assault

    Wednesday, 05 August 2015.

    Motorists driving through Hungerford at lunchtime on Wednesday were surprised to see a convoy of travellers take up residence on the Common. So far about 17 caravans have parked on the East......

    Beeb back in Hungerford

    Thursday, 16 July 2015.

    The Beeb were in town again last Thursday this time broadcasting during the BBC Radio Berkshire Breakfast show. Susanne Courtney was the roaming reporter of the morning “People are so friendly her...

    Well, I Never Did! It’s Norman Wisdom!

    Wednesday, 18 February 2015.

    Local window cleaner Adam Winslet nearly fell off his ladder when he saw who he thought was Norman Wisdom walking through Hungerford. ...

    Picture perfect!

    Tuesday, 28 October 2014.

    Those brilliant photographers of Hungerford Camera Club continue to delight us with their award winning compositions. We are happy to publish the following, a highly commended shot called Peony’...

    Hungerford Camera Club exhibition – success in pictures

    Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

    Micky Thompson’s prizewinning photo ‘A Golden Pear’ With nearly 300 photographs from 28 club members, this year’s 27th annual exhibition from Hungerford Camera Club attracted over 300 visitor...

    Tour of Britain cyclists race through Hungerford

    Monday, 15 September 2014.

    The 205 km stage six of the 2014 Tour of Britain raced through Hungerford on its way from Bath to Hemel Hempstead – and Hungerford came out in crowds to cheer the cyclists on their high-speed way. T...

    Charity race raises a quacking £1800-00

    Friday, 29 August 2014.

    There were 48 of them, all trained and toned to racing perfection and they came to Hungerford to race for fame and glory. They left victorious after raising over £1800 for charity. Yes, the ra...

    Hungerford - blooming beautiful!

    Friday, 01 August 2014.

    Resplendent in red, that's Hungerford High Street looking picture perfect with its fabulous floral decoration in a colour chosen to commemorate WW1...

    Soaked but successful

    Wednesday, 09 July 2014.

    Through the worst weather a British summer can offer, the intrepid cyclists of Team Inkpen peddled through the puddles for 400km to Blackpool to raise essential funds for our Community First Responders...
    A Valentine’s to remember at Donnington Grove
    Enjoy a romantic meal for two at Donnington Grove this Valentine’s day, in the stylish backdrop of the newly refurbished Beau’s Bar & Restaurant.

    Your next mountain is waiting in 2019 – try trekking in Nepal
    Booking now for Spring and Autumn 2019, Fare Wise Travel offer the epitome of physical endurance and spiritual enlightenment with bespoke Himalayan adventures.

    The ultimate lifetime trip: Canada
    Canada is a country of immense beauty and diversity. A destination that is best enjoyed over a few weeks, you can experience spectacular wildlife and stunning scenery whilst taking in historic towns natural parks and deluxe resorts

    No excuse not to keep fit this winter
    Do you find that the winter shroud of darkness just makes you retreat to the warmth and comfort of your home

    No ordinary school run… in the MINI Cooper 5 Door Hatch
    Raising children is a constant merry-go-round of getting people to the right places at the right time with all the required paraphernalia: school bag, check, lunch box, check, homework, check.

    The Fairy Godmother of travel
    As Fare Wise Travel celebrate 25 years in business, we meet with MD Veronica Bailey to find out the secret behind their success.

    A brand new local jobs board
    Hungerford TOWNSITE™ is well established as a conduit for local people featuring news, events, attractions and special offers and NOW we've added a LOCAL JOBS BOARD to our already successful mix. This comprehensive section aims to connect with local job hunters in a friendly and more engaging way

    Getting to know you… Cobbs, much more than a farm shop
    As you walk into Cobbs newly refurbished and extended café, it’s easy to see why this business is thriving.

    18 idyllic championship holes
    Once considered the preserve of retired bank managers, the game of golf has been re-branded for a new generation and not only now has mass appeal, but in certain quarters is even considered quite groovy

    Those of us who live here don't have to think twice, we love it and, you've had a job to persuade us to go elsewhere.

    Compared to many towns, Hungerford High Street is in good shape. It is better now than it has been for years...

    Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special experience.

    Next time you visit Littlecote House keep a wary eye out for ghosts. That black dog you see on the stairs may not be all it seems!

    Enjoy your visit and don't foget to let us know how it went